About Us

Rotherham Abuse Counselling Service has been providing specialist therapeutic counselling support since 2005.  Our skilled and trained counsellors adhere to the ethical standards of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

Our mission

To enable survivors of sexual, physical or mental abuse and violence living or working in Rotherham to live better quality lives.

Our aims

We aim to make a difference by enabling survivors to:

  • Understand and cope with the effects of their abuse
  • Live a fuller and happier life and re-engage with society
  • Reduce the mental and physical symptoms caused by their abuse
  • Make their own decisions about changes they want to make
  • Reach their potential as individuals
  • Increase access to other support agencies


We areBACP-logo a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). We abide by the BACP Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy. All our staff members are appropriately accredited and undertake continuous professional development.

Rotherham Abuse Counselling Service is a member of The Survivor’s Trust, a national umbrella agency for over 130 specialist rape, sexual violence and childhood sexual survivors trustabuse support organisations.

Annual Report

Our trustee report including annual accounts can be accessed here.

About our website

We hope that you find our website informative. We endeavor to make sure that all of the information on our website is as up to date and accurate as possible but if you have any queries or comments, please contact us at info@rothacs.org.uk

Please note that all media on our website are for illustrative purposes only and any person shown is a model unless otherwise status.